Cherokee tribe supports renaming Clingmans Dome in Smoky Mountains National Park

Long before the mountain on the Tennessee-North Carolina border was a National Park attraction, the Cherokee referred to it as Kuwahi, which translates to “mulberry place.” Tribal medicine men would journey up the mountain and pray for guidance, then share the visions they had with the rest of the community.

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